During a campaign stop in Tupelo, Mississippi, on Nov. 2, (Republican Senate candidate) Hyde-Smith said, “If he invited me to a public hanging, I’d be on the front row,” referring to a man next to her who was identified as a local rancher.[….]
“Obviously I’d like to ask the senator about the public hanging comment,” one reporter asked.
“We put out a statement yesterday and we stand by the statement,” Hyde-Smith responded.
This race is getting interesting. You know what to do — give to Democrat Mike Espy. He’s a great candidate.